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Life Sciences Program
Mark Lyford, Program Director
Aven Nelson Bldg., Room 138
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: 307-766-4158
Fax: 307-766-2851
Email: mahler@uwyo.edu
Kimberly Freimuth, Office Associate
Aven Nelson Bldg., Room 138
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: 307-766-4158
Fax: 307-766-2851
Email: kfreimut@uwyo.edu

 

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 Welcome to the University of Wyoming

Life Sciences  PROGRAM

What We Do:

The UW Life Sciences Program provides a common series of courses for all life science majors and non-sciences majors.

Who We Are:

The professors & program courses expose students to the fields of cell & molecular biology, genetics, ecology, and evolution in order to familiarize students with the diversity of life on the planet. Courses in the UW Life Sciences Program offer a cutting-edge view of biology & biological research, which are taught by some of the most respected teachers at UW.

"I feel like science is a bigger part of my life now. It has helped me in my daily life by understanding the importance of the natural resources we have, and it has helped me to have a better understanding of taking initiative in doing research on science-and to realize that sciences is actually all around me."                  -UW Undergraduate Non-Science Major

In the NEWS:

UW Life Sciences Program Earns High Marks in National Pilot Project

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Our Goal for Students:

The UW Life Sciences Program provides a grounding in the biological sciences for all life science majors on campus, as well as for non-science majors. Courses within the curriculum address four fundamental goals at a level appropriate for each course:

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  • Acguisition, Application & Synthesis of Knowledge
  • Communication Skills
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  • Research Skills

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Mark Lyford 2015-OUTSTANDING FACULTY MEMBER

Congratulations to the Life Sciences Program's very own MARK LYFORD!

PULSE Community

Partnership for Undergraduate LIFE SCIENCE Education

Fall 2015 Practicum in Laboratory Teaching

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FALL 2015 LIFE SCIENCE-4975 Contact Brianna Wright bwrigh13@uwyo.edu

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